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Apex court for law to give maintenance to ’second wife’


October 4th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday said there was need to develop a concept of palimony (on the lines of alimony) in order to give compensation to a man's ... Read more...

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Gay marriages can resume in California


August 13th, 2010 - 6:17 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Aug 13 (DPA) Same-sex marriages can resume in California after a federal judge Thursday lifted a temporary stay he put in place after overturning the state's ban on gay marriage ... Read more...

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Schwarzenegger backs gay marriage


August 7th, 2010 - 8:37 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Aug 7 (DPA) California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger Friday called on a judge to immediately authorise gay marriage in California. The Republican governor and former movie star made the call in ... Read more...

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Federal judge overturns California gay marriage ban (Lead, changing dateline)


August 5th, 2010 - 6:33 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Aug 5 (DPA) A federal judge overturned California's ban on same sex marriage, saying that the voter-approved restriction violated the highest law of the land, the US constitution. The ruling ... Read more...

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ISKCON barred from seeking donations at LA airport


July 9th, 2010 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 8 (IANS) A US court has barred the Hare Krishna movement from seeking donations at the Los Angeles International Airport.The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in Los Angeles ... Read more...

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Leslie Van Houten Appeals For Parole For The 19th Time


July 6th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Los Angeles, July 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Tuesday, Leslie Van Houten the follower of infamous criminal Charles Manson will face the California parole board with her appeal for the 19th ... Read more...

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Barred from airport, Hare Krishnas to spread message elsewhere


March 30th, 2010 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 30 (IANS) The Hare Krishna movement has expressed disappointment over a ban on soliciting donations inside Los Angeles International Airport but said the group plans to continue to spread its ... Read more...

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California SC bans ISKCON from soliciting at Los Angeles airport


March 26th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 26 (ANI): In a massive blow to the Hare Krishna group, the California Supreme Court has upheld a Los Angeles International Airport ordinance barring solicitation inside its airport terminals.This ruling ... Read more...

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Hare Krishna soliciting at airport barred; court upholds ban


March 26th, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 26 (IANS) The California Supreme Court has upheld a Los Angeles International Airport ordinance barring Hare Krishnas from soliciting donations inside airport terminals. "Soliciting the immediate receipt of funds at a ... Read more...

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Lee Marvin’s ex dies at 75


November 2nd, 2009 - 1:16 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Malibu, Nov 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lee Marvin’s ex Michelle Triola Marvin died at 75 years of cancer. She fought a long advertised battle with Lee Marvin over money after they dumped ... Read more...

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California governor quietly signs same-sex marriage bill


October 13th, 2009 - 12:05 am ICT by BNO News
LOS ANGELES (BNO NEWS) -- A move that went largely unnoticed by the media on Monday, California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger quietly signed a bill that adds new rights for gay and lesbian ... Read more...

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Chris Brown fails to have assault case hearing delayed - again


June 18th, 2009 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 18 (ANI): Chris Brown's second appeal to have his upcoming assault case postponed has been turned down.The singer will now appear in a preliminary hearing relating to an alleged ... Read more...

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Chris Brown trying to push back assault case hearing


June 17th, 2009 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 17 (ANI): Chris Brown is trying to postpone his forthcoming assault case, for the singer's legal team have applied to the California Supreme Court after a judge refused to ... Read more...

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Richard Gere speaks in support of homosexual unions


May 28th, 2009 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 28 (ANI): Richard Gere has spoken out for gay marriage rights in the U.S. in support of his brother, who married during the brief period when gay unions were ... Read more...

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Prop 8 decision: California Supreme Court updolds the ban


May 27th, 2009 - 8:40 pm ICT by GD
The much awaited decision has been finally taken, and there is bad news. The California Supreme Court has decided that Proposition 8 will stand. There is, however, some solace in that those ... Read more...

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Ellen DeGeneres, George Takei to remain married despite gay marriage ban


May 27th, 2009 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 27 (ANI): American talk show host Ellen DeGeneres and actor George Takei's same sex marriages will remain legal despite the new ruling to uphold the ban on gay weddings in ... Read more...

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California Supreme Court decision on Prop 8 rejects gay marriage


May 27th, 2009 - 1:07 am ICT by John Le Fevre
In a split decision the California Supreme Court has voted to up-hold Proposition 8, a voter-approved initiative, banning same-sex marriages in the state.The 6-1 decision written by Chief Justice Ron ... Read more...

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Statement by California Gov. Schwarzenegger on Proposition 8


May 27th, 2009 - 1:00 am ICT by admin
LOS ANGELES (BNO NEWS) -- Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger today issued the following statement after the California Supreme Court issued its ruling on Proposition 8:“While I believe that one day either the ... Read more...

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California Supreme Court blocks same-sex marriage - upholds Prop 8


May 27th, 2009 - 12:56 am ICT by John Le Fevre
The California Supreme Court has uphold last November's Proposition 8 result, siding with the majority of Californians and dashing the hopes of gay couples throughout the state by banning same-sex marriage.However, ... Read more...

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California gays wait on marriage annulment news from Supreme Court


May 26th, 2009 - 10:49 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
Tens of thousands of gay couples throughout California are anxiously awaiting a decision today by the California Supreme Court in a series of lawsuits seeking to overturn November's Proposition 8 which could ... Read more...

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Ruling on Prop 8 (same sex marriage) will be made today


May 26th, 2009 - 9:59 pm ICT by GD
Today is one of the most crucial days for all those who are concerned with same sex marriages. 26th of May, 2009, is the day when the California Supreme Court will pass ... Read more...

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Charlize Theron lending support to gay marriage rally


May 7th, 2009 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 07 (ANI): Oscar-winning actress Charlize Theron is extending support to an upcoming rally for gay marriage in central California.The actress has joined progressive grassroots organization Courage Campaign to encourage everyone ... Read more...

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Will California Supreme Court Still Ban Gay-Marriages?


March 10th, 2009 - 5:21 pm ICT by GD
Going by the most recent hearing, California's Supreme Court has every intention of upholding the ban on same-sex marriage that was decided on by voters last November. However the LGBT marriages made ... Read more...

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Melissa Etheridge says she wont pay taxes following gay marriage ban


November 9th, 2008 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
img src="/newsportal/images/Brad Pitt-83221.jpg" alt="Brad Pitt" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="2" width="180" height="195" align="right" Melbourne, Nov 9 (ANI): Popstar Melissa Etheridge has voiced her opinion against the banning of same-sex marriages, declaring that if California ... Read more...

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Talk show queen DeGeneres set to wed girlfriend


August 16th, 2008 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Los Angeles, Aug 16 (DPA) Talk show queen Ellen DeGeneres is set to wed her girlfriend, actress Portia De Rossi, Saturday in the highest profile gay wedding since California started authorising same ... Read more...

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Ellen DeGeneres, Portia de Rossi to marry this weekend


August 15th, 2008 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 15 (ANI): Ellen DeGeneres will marry her Australian lover Portia de Rossi in California this weekend, according to reports.The couple is expected to wed in an intimate ceremony with ... Read more...

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John McCain, Ellen DeGeneres clash over gay marriage


May 23rd, 2008 - 4:05 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, May 23 (ANI): US Presidential hopeful John McCain and Ellen DeGeneres went head-to-head on the issue of gay marriage during her television talk show.Although the Republican candidate was politically polite, ... Read more...

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Gay marriage may come to the fore in US presidential poll


May 17th, 2008 - 1:52 pm ICT by admin
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 17 (IANS) Gay marriage may emerge as a tricky issue in the US presidential elections with a top California court striking down a state ban on union between ... Read more...

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Ellen DeGeneres announces plan to marry Portia de Rossi


May 17th, 2008 - 1:48 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 17 (ANI): Now that the California Supreme Court has overruled a state law banning gay marriage, daytime host Ellen DeGeneres is getting to swap vows with girlfriend Portia de ... Read more...

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California Supreme Court overturns gay marriage ban


May 16th, 2008 - 4:08 am ICT by admin
DPA San Francisco, May 16 (DPA) In a landmark decision the California Supreme Court Thursday overturned a state ban on gay marriage, making same-sex unions legal in the most populous state in the ... Read more...

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